Day Thirteen – 16 Days of Activism

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Quote: Childhood should be carefree, playing in the sun; not living a nightmare in the darkness of the soul.”


The Cycle of Abuse

Emotional and Mental Abuse

• putting another down/name-calling
• ignoring or discounting activities and accomplishments
• withholding approval or affection
• making another feel as if they are crazy in public or through private humiliation
• unreasonable jealousy and suspicion
• playing mind games

Economic and Financial Abuse

• preventing another from getting or keeping a job
• withholding funds
• spending family income without consent and/or making the partner struggle to pay bills
• not letting someone know of or have access to family/personal income
• forcing someone to ask for basic necessities

Intimidation

• driving recklessly to make another feel threatened or endangered
• destroying property or cherished possessions
• making another afraid by using looks/actions/gestures
• throwing objects as an expression of anger to make another feel threatened displaying weapons

You are Invited!

On the 10th of December at 5pm, we will be hosting our last meeting for the 16 Days of Activism for 2015, with the theme Relationships and we will be honoured with your presence.

Form more information:

Facebook PageSave a Tamar
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Website: www.womeninaction.co.za
Email: woman2woman@uckg.org.za
Help Line: 0861 330 320

Totally free of charge

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